The primordial mass of tissue formed by the merging of the medial nasal prominences of the embryo; it contributes to the intermaxillary portion of the upper jaw, the prolabial portion of the upper lip, and the primary palate. [ ]

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requires verification. Note EHDAA2 has this as coming from both lateral and medial prominences. See also: median cleft lip

has related synonym

globular processes of his

intermaxillary segment

globular process